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# Feature Requests

Is there a feature you'd want to see in Abstract? A way to make an existing feature better? Holler here!

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Support for storing Principle files

It would be great to be able to store Principle files in branches in Abstract. Versioning support for Principle files isn't as important as simply being able to keep them alongside all the related Sketch files in the branch/project.

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Maiken·5h

Resolve conflicting merges

I've noticed Abstract gaining some competitors. One of the biggest is plant. A colleague of mine tried it and was really enthusiastic about the way Plant solves conflicting merges. Right now Abstract only supports choosing an artboards. I would love to have a more detailed way…

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Be able to export assets in inspect

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Only artboards on preview page?

Hi dear people, I'm trying to find a way to filter out everything that is not a page from Sketch artboards, can you please let me know if there is some plan for that in your future's roadmap? The idea behind is to have nicer overview of screens that have been changed and not…

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Design Documentation

Would be absolutly killer to be able to add persistant markdown documentation around a designed element, symbol, or artboard. Similar to Invision's Design System Manager, but within Abstract it would help facilitate communication around shared libraries in a team and encourage…

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The ability to rename branch or commit name in case of a mistake.

I found myself writing description that needed to be changed due to a mistake or just wrong naming.

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Ryan C·3d

Asset export: Utilising libraries

First off the ability to export assets directly from abstract is amazing! But I wonder if there's a smarter way to utilise this feature with the power of shared libraries. As an example, part of our shared library contains a number of icons that are used extensively thought or…

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Distributing Abstract file via Sketch Cloud?

Would there be a way to use Abstract for version control and collaboration on a file, but then use Sketch Cloud to distribute the file? The problem is the following: at any point, I can export a file from Abstract and put it anywhere I need. I can even upload it to Sketch Cloud.…

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Sorting of Collections

It would be great to be able to sort Collections. Right now they can't be sorted manually or programmatically. It would be great to do alphabetical or to have the ability to manually drag them into groups of like content. We currently use Master as design "done" and so there are…

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New comments highlighting

One of our designers made a point recently that while he was working, he saw/heard a notification come through that there was a new comment on one of the artboards that he had been working on. He and some other designers were having back and forth discussions in the comments. He…

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